Fetcham Park hosts Damon Hill and John Surtees in aid of Disability Challengers
Pistonheads and F1 fans were treated to a once in a lifetime experience at Fetcham Park when two motorsport icons joined forces for a thrilling charity event.
The legendary John Surtees CBE and Damon Hill OBE were interviewed at a charity evening and dinner at Fetcham Park to raise money for Challengers, a charity supporting disabled children and young people.
Hosted by seasoned motorsport journalist and commentator Simon Taylor, Challengers Motorsport Icons raised an incredible £20,000 for the Guildford-based charity, of which Damon Hill is a patron.
During the animated Q&A, the Formula One World Champions regaled guests with tales of trackside tactics and pit lane pressures, delving into their careers as two of the greatest motorsport icons of all time.
Highlights included the circumstances behind John’s achievement as the only person in history to be World Champion on two and four wheels. While Damon’s days racing the greats like Ayrton Senna and Michael Schumacher revved up the guests.